The Bayou Community Foundation, in partnership with the Greater New Orleans Foundation and Fletcher Technical Community College hosted the inaugural Bayou Region Conference for Nonprofits on Thursday, July 26, 2018 at Fletcher’s campus in Schriever. More than 100 representatives from area nonprofits learned how to strengthen their fund development efforts at the “Focus on Funding” learning event that featured renowned speakers and trainers on topics such as Building a Culture of Philanthropy, Marketing on a Shoe String Budget, and Using Social Media to Fundraise. Continue Reading
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The Bayou Community Foundation (BCF) today announced grants totaling $146,600 to 22 local non-profit organizations as part of its third annual competitive grants program, marking its largest grants total to date. Continue Reading
Local foundation records $1 million in contributions in three years, meeting a challenge from its major funder, the Gheens Foundation. Continue Reading
Donors showed their support for 40 nonprofits in Lafourche and Terrebonne Parishes on May 5, 2015 during the first GiveNOLA Day for the Bayou Region, making nearly 900 contributions valued at just under $40,000.
The Bayou Community Foundation (BCF) has awarded eleven grants totaling $110,000 to local non-profit organizations as part of its second annual grant-making program. Continue Reading
The Bayou Community Foundation (BCF) announced today that it has awarded seven grants totaling $115,000 to local agencies as part of the foundation’s first grant-making program. Continue Reading